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Navy Blue, White, & Gold – CIC #583

Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #583 is navy blue, white, and gold. This challenge is also being sponsored by All Dressed Up!

My card features their Little Birdie Digital Stamp.

After printing, I used the following Ohuhu and Copic alcohol markers to colour the image:

Ouhuhus:

  • Blues: B250, B260, B290, PB3, PB4

Copics:

  • Greys: C1, C3, C5

After I was done colouring, I used the Liquitex Iridescent Bright Gold Acrylic Ink to paint gold accents onto the image.

To finish, I used Bearly Art Glue to adhere my card front to gold-painted and blue-coloured cardstock.

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time!

Sasha


Products Used

  • All Dressed Up Little Birdie Digital Stamp
  • Ohuhu Alcohol Markers
  • Copic Alcohol Markers
  • Liquitex Iridescent Bright Gold Acrylic Ink
  • Bearly Art Glue
  • Hammermill 100lb Cardstock
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Home Sweet Home #2 – CIC #582 Reminder

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Hello friends! This is your reminder of the current challenge happening on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #582 is “Home Sweet Home.”

I used Simon Hurley’s Winter Wonderland Stamp Set to create this card.

After stamping a house image using Simon Says Stamp Intense Black Ink on my card panel, I coloured the house and snow using the following Ohuhu and Copic alcohol markers:

Ohuhus:

  • Reds: R1, R2, R8
  • Greens: G2, G7, GY43
  • Greys: BG3

Copics:

  • Greys: C1, C3
  • Browns: E29, E33, E37, E49

Once done colouring, I created a mask for the house and ink blended a snowy sky using Broken China Distress Oxide splattered with Liquitex Titanium White Acrylic Ink.

To finish off, I stamped a sentiment from the same stamp set and adhered my elements together using Bearly Art Glue.

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time!

Sasha


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Home Sweet Home – CIC #582

This post contains affiliate links that are of no extra cost to you. Using my affiliate links simply helps me to keep doing what I love – thank you!

Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #582 is Home Sweet Home.

I created my card using the Kraftin’ Kimmie Holiday Village Stamp Set.

After stamping my images and sentiment in Simon Says Stamp Intense Black Ink, I used the following Ohuhu alcohol markers to colour the house:

  • Red: R3
  • Yellow: Y050
  • Green: G5
  • Browns: Y12, E300

Once coloured, I masked off the house and ink-blended a sky using Faded Jeans Distress Oxide. I also added some snowflakes using a white Jelly Roll Pen.

To finish, I used Bearly Art Glue to adhere my card panel to my A2 card base.

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time!

Sasha


Products Used

  • Kraftin’ Kimmie Holiday Village Stamp Set
  • Faded Jeans Distress Oxide
  • Ohuhu Alcohol Markers
  • Hammermill 100lb Cardstock
  • White Jelly Roll Pen
  • Bearly Art Glue
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Warm & Cozy Wishes with Newton’s Nook – CIC #581 Reminder

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Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #581 is coffee, denim blue, and cream. This challenge is also being sponsored by Newton’s Nook!

I created my card using Newton’s Nook Mittens Freebie Digital Stamp, which can be found here.

Once I printed the image, I used the following Ohuhu Alcohol Markers to colour:

  • Blues: MG020, MG060, BGII03, BGII05
  • Creams: YG040, YG080M E280, E300
  • Browns: E110, E170, E310

I created the background using the Sizzix 3-D Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Sweater by Eileen Hull.

To finish, I glued all the elements using Bearly Art Glue

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time.

Sasha J


Products Used

  • Newton’s Nook Mittens Freebie Digital Stamp
  • Sizzix 3-D Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Sweater by Eileen Hull
  • Faded Jeans Distress Oxide
  • Ohuhu Alcohol Markers
  • Hammermill 100lb Cardstock
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Halloween with Newton’s Nook – CIC #581

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Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #581 is coffee, denim blue, and cream. This challenge is also being sponsored by Newton’s Nook!

I created my card using Newton’s Nook Trick or Treat Freebie Digital Stamp, which can be found here.

Once I printed the image, I used the following Ohuhu Alcohol Markers to colour:

  • Blues: MG020, MG060, BGII03, BGII05
  • Creams: YG040, YG080M E280, E300
  • Browns: E110, E170, E310

Once coloured, I created the background using Faded Jeans Distress Oxide splattered with Liquitx Titanium White Acrylic Ink.

To finish, I glued all the elements using Bearly Art Glue

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time.

Sasha J


Products Used

  • Newton’s Nook Trick or Treat Freebie Digital Stamp
  • Faded Jeans Distress Oxide
  • Liquitx Titanium White Acrylic Ink
  • Royal & Langnickel Fan Brush
  • Ohuhu Alcohol Markers
  • Hammermill 100lb Cardstock
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Simple, One-Layer Pumpkin Colouring – CIC #580 Reminder

Hello friends! This is your reminder of the current challenge happening over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog. The theme for challenge #580 is Halloween Fun. This challenge is also being sponsored by Mirtillamente Craft Shop!

My card features their Pumpkins 1 Digi stamp set.

Once printed, I used the following Ohuhu Alcohol Markers and Copics to colour the pumpkins:

Ohuhus:

  • Oranges: YR3, Y4, Y10
  • Yellows: Y1, Y2, Y3

Copics:

  • Oranges: YR04, YR09
  • Browns: E15, E33, E44

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time.

Sasha J


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Spooky Halloween Fun – CIC #580

This post contains affiliate links that are of no extra cost to you. Using my affiliate links simply helps me to keep doing what I love – thank you!

Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #580 is Halloween Fun. This challenge is also being sponsored by Mirtillamente Craft Shop!

My card features their Pumpkins 1 Digi stamp set.

I created the background using Candied Apple and Black Soot Distress Oxides. I also splattered the background using Liquitex Titanium White Acrylic Ink and black acrylic paint. Foam squares were used to adhere the sentiment to the middle of the ink-blended card panel.

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time.

Sasha J


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Grateful for You – CIC #579 Reminder

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Hello friends, and Happy Canadian Thanksgiving! This is your reminder of the current challenge happening over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #579 is burnt orange, green, and sky blue. This challenge is also being sponsored by Laurie Furnell Ink!

For this card, I am using their adorable Autumn Mouse Digi Stamp Set.

After printing my image and sentiment, I used the following Ohuhus and Copics to colour the image:

Ohuhu

  • Blues: B220, B250, B260
  • Greens: G1, G3, G7
  • Oranges: Y4, Y10, YR4, YR5
  • Pinks: RV260, RV270

Copics:

  • Greys: W1, W3, W5, W7
  • Browns: E15, E33, E37

Once coloured, I created a simple scene for the background using the Lawn Fawn Cloudy Stencil and Spiced Marmalade and Mowed Lawn Distress Oxides.

To finish, I glued all the elements using Bearly Art Glue

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time.

Sasha J


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Hey Pumpkin 🎃 – CIC #579

This post contains affiliate links that are of no extra cost to you. Using my affiliate links simply helps me to keep doing what I love – thank you!

Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #579 is burnt orange, green, and sky blue. This challenge is also being sponsored by Laurie Furnell Ink!

I created my card using their adorable Autumn Mouse Digi Stamp Set.

I first started by printing my image and sentiment and coloured the image using the following Copics and Ohuhu Alcohol Markers:

Copics:

  • Greys: W1, W3, W5, W7

Ohuhus:

  • Blues: B220, B250, B260
  • Greens: G1, G3, G7
  • Oranges: Y4, Y10, YR4, YR5
  • Pinks: RV260, RV270

Once coloured, I created the background using pumpkin stamps from the Simon Says Stamp Too Cute To Spook Stamp Set and the emboss resist technique. After stamping the pumpkins with Sizzix clear embossing ink, I used Ranger Clear Embossing powder. Once melted, I ink-blended using Spiced Marmalade Distress Oxide.

To finish, I glued all the elements using Bearly Art Glue

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to win a sweet prize from our amazing sponsor!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time.

Sasha J


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Monochromatic Plaid – CIC #578

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Hello friends! Today is the beginning of a new challenge over on the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge blog! The theme for challenge #578 is plaid – the perfect theme for the start of the fall season!

I first started by ink-blending Tim Holtz Hickory Smoke Distress Oxide and Simon Hurley’s Shady on a card front.

I then added a plaid pattern using the Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz Plaid Stencil and Tim Holtz Distress Black Opaque Texture Paste. I applied a thin layer of the texture paste using a palette knife.

For the sentiment, I stamped an image from the Simon Says Stamp Best Year Yet stamp set using Simon Says Stamp Pawsitively Saturated Intense Black Ink and adhered it using Scrapbook Adhesives foam tape.

Be sure to head on over to the Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blog to submit a card for a chance to be selected as a sweet pick!

Thanks for reading. Catch ya next time!

Sasha J


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